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Limelight Taverna

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Liperti Street, Ayia Napa, Cyprus
0035723721650
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North Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been to this restaurant over many years and always get a superb meal. The steaks and the lamb is to die for. Staff, Paul and his family are so friendly and treat you like on of the family. Well done yet again for an excellent meal.

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Thank Caroline T
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately, the rate sometimes make a bad job with some restaurants. The food is ok, but the stuff was awful. Too long, too intrusive, the order was lost.. Can't recommend.

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Thank Evgeniy2
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food here was fantastic, plenty of traditional cypriot options to choose from and the waiter was helpful and talking through the menu and his recommendations. We had a real mixture of starters to share amongst the table and they were all great. The stuffed vine leaves particularly. For mains, most had either the lamb from the spit of kleftiko. The... More 

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Linlithgow
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Might be a bit tricky to find this restaurant unless you know where you're going but it's worth the find. It was busy, it being a Saturday night, but the waiter found us a table outside. My husband had steak and I had meatballs. His steak was cooked perfectly and the meatballs were succulent and tasty. There was a good... More 

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Thank fraulyn
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food was excellent. 4 waitresses kept care of us every moment. We ate day's special, slowly grilled lamp.

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Thank Lotta I
Rho, Italy
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is a nice choice to spend a quiet evening far from the mad crowd of Ayia Napa. The location is nice and quiet and the staff nice and helpful. Traditional souvla, good food but nothing special.

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Thank 75Claudia2013
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fabulous, fish meze excellent, service fantastic! Recommend it to everyone. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.

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Thank Gary D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival , even though the restaurant was empty, we were placed behind a brick column round the back. Took 35 mins to get served and then again to get the bill. Food was ok, nothing special, but with that service I really wouldn't recommend the place! It should definitely not be rated no. 8!! There are much better places... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

we have been coming here for years and the food and service never disappoint....lovely food cooked to perfection . forgot how big portions are...thank you will be back on our next visit

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Thank Helen C
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We were recommended by a Jeep safari drover who knew the owner (George Michael for anyone interested). First of all I would like to mention that the 2 of us had ordered steak (sirloin and ribeye) they were cooked perfectly. Easily the best steak we have had. Now to explain the poor rating. The service was utterly horrendous after the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Liperti Street, Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Famagusta District  >  Ayia Napa
  • Phone Number: 0035723721650

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?